configure lldp ports system-capabilities

configure lldp ports [all | port_list] [advertise | no-advertise] system-capabilities


Configures the LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol) port to advertise or not to advertise its system capabilities to its neighbors.

Syntax Description

all Specifies all ports on the switch.
port_list Specifies one or more ports or slots and ports.
advertise Specifies to send the information to neighbors.
no-advertise Specifies not to send the information to neighbors.


No advertise.

Usage Guidelines

When at least one VLAN (Virtual LAN) exists with more than two ports, bridging is sent to enabled.

When at least one VLAN on the switch has IP forwarding enabled, the system automatically sets the router bit.


The following command configures all ports to advertise system capability information to neighbors:

configure lldp ports all advertise system-capabilities


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on the Summit X450-G2, X460-G2, X670-G2, X770, and ExtremeSwitching X440-G2, X620, X690, X870 series switches.